Tuesday, April 11, 2017

my featherweight


this is my featherweight that I am sewing on
a 221 that I bought at a quilt show
she sews nicely
but every now and then 
her bottom tension goes a little nuts


she has purty decals


and this kind of plate

does anyone else have a featherweight?
I need to get bobbins for her
the ones I bought wont fit........I dont have a book for her
so it is a guessing game

but at least I can sew!

4 comments:

  1. This site has free PDF manuals for your featherweight along with other things for your featherweight. They are such nice machines!

    https://singer-featherweight.com/blogs/schoolhouse/119738371-owners-handbook-servicing-manuals

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  2. What a treasure. I do not have a featherweight but I do have a Singer breadbox and a Consew treadle. :)

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  3. I have some extra bobbins. I order them by the box. I will get you some in the mail the next day or two.

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  4. I have one with the same plate. I work on mine . their is a facebook site that has videos to show you how to fix them. it think the site is featherweight sewing machines. It's run by Carman Henry , at least I think that's his last name. when mine quit running I used one of his videos to found a tiny piece of thread inside it

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